Holmes Elementary School



Holmes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Holmes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 79
1 80
2 69
3 78
4 61
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Holmes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Darien, CT in the Darien School District. It enrolls 433 students in grades 1st through 12th. Holmes Elementary School is the 272nd largest public school in Connecticut and the 28,201st largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 433
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.12

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Holmes Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 220
(51%)
1,684
(48%)
 Male 213
(49%)
1,846
(52%)

Holmes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 403
(93%)
3,256
(92%)
 Asian 19
(4%)
140
(4%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
102
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Holmes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 426
(98%)
3,502
(99%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
15
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 637 ranked schools in Connecticut, Holmes Elementary School is ranked 622nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Holmes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Holmes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 539
2006 483
2007 483
2008 475
2009 484
2010 439
2011 419
2012 433

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 15.9
2007 15.7
2008 12.4
2009 13.1
2010 12.7
2011 13
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.018552875695733
2006 0.020703933747412
2007 0.01656314699793
2008 0.021052631578947
2009 0.018595041322314
2010 0.011389521640091
2011 0.014319809069212
2012 0.016166281755196

Compare Holmes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.5% 12.2:1
 
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.6%
 
State Average 40.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Darien, CT
Public PK - 05 433 12.3:1  
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St Cecilia Elementary School
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St Lukes Parish School
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Private PK - TK 88 12:1 2 miles
Trailblazers Academy
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Public 06 - 08 168 8.2:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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